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Get Involved with Dementia Awareness Week

Dementia Action Week takes place on 21-27 May and we will be asking everyone to take actions big and small to improve the lives of people affected by dementia. In the UK, one person develops dementia every three minutes. Yet too many people living … Continue reading

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ED drug Cialis to be used in Dementia trials

British pensioners will be given erectile dysfunction drug Cialis for the world’s first clinical trial of its kind to see if the drug can be used in the fight against dementia. Tadalafil – Cialis’ active ingredient – belongs to the … Continue reading

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Smokers warned they are 45% more at risk of dementia

It isn’t the first time the two have been linked together, but more research has shown a clear association between smoking and the onset of dementia. Despite the fact anybody can develop the debilitating disease, research released by the World … Continue reading

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The five healthy lifestyle rules that could prevent dementia

By adhering to five healthy, positive lifestyle choices, a person stands to slash their risk of developing dementia by around two thirds, according to the findings of a new Welsh study. Lead author Professor Peter Elwood, from Cardiff University’s School … Continue reading

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Can two cups of hot chocolate per day boost your memory?

The elderly may benefit from two cups of cocoa per day, following the results of a new study published in the journal Neurology which shows that drinking two cups of hot chocolate each day gave older people a boost to … Continue reading

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